On This Day

What Happened on June 27, 1992

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

"57 Channels (And Nothin' On)" by Bruce Springsteen peaks at #68

Singer-Songwriter Bruce Springsteen
Bruce Springsteen
  • 193rd ranked Andrei Olhovskiy of Russia defeats #1 seed Jim Courier 6-4, 4-6, 6-4, 6-4 in the 3rd round at Wimbledon
  • Dan O'Brien fails on pole vault & eliminated from Olympics decathlon
  • Daryl Gates retires as LA police chief

Famous Weddings

  • "One Life to Live" actress Catherine Hickland (36) weds actor Michael E. Knight (33)

LoveWedding of Interest

Italian pop-opera singer Andrea Bocelli (34) weds Enrica Cenzatti (23-ish); divorce 2002

Italian Tenor Andrea Bocelli
Italian Tenor
Andrea Bocelli

Famous Deaths

  • Allan Jones, American actor and singer (A Day at the Races; Showboat), dies at 84
  • Sandy Amoros, Bkln Dodger, dies at 62 of pneumonia
  • Stefanie Ann Sargent, American guitarist (7 Year Bitch), dies of alcohol and heroin overdose at 24
1992 Highlights

About June 27, 1992

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 3 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer